Tot Time Preschool

This program is continuous, beginning in September and ending in May. A child must be 3 or 4 years old on or before September 1, 2024. All children must be toilet trained and able to care for their bathroom needs. There are three class options available:

Debbie Maloney

Recreation Supervisor

Traditional Preschool

The Tot Time Preschool Program includes a variety of developmentally appropriate activities including but not limited to: creative art experiences, singing and rhythm activities, stories, fingerplays, role-playing and body movement, free play, emerging writing and reading skills and activities related to everyday math and science discovery.

*Kinder-Prep offers five days of learning to provide additional time and emphasis for writing, pre-reading, math and science.

Traditional Preschool

Tot-Time Three-Year-Old Classes

Traditional Preschool-Kinder Prep

Tot-Time Four-Year-Old Classes

Traditional Preschool

Tot-Time Three/Four-Year-Split Classes

Forest School

Whatever the weather, students will engage in interest led play, while they learn, explore and create in outdoor and indoor settings. Emphasis will be placed on the natural world through play, science, art, dramatic play and sensory experiences.

Tot-Time Multi-Child Discount

A discount for multiple children from the same family registering for Tot Time is available and is applied automatically upon registration. The discount is as follows for each child:

$25 off


$37 off


$50 off



Register for 2024-25 Tot Time Preschool In Person and Online!

Resident registration opens Saturday, February 24, 2024 at 9:00 am


8:30a – Tickets are passed out
8:55a – drawing is done

Arrivals after 8:55a will be at the end of the line in order of arrival

Non-Resident registration opens Monday, February 26 at 9:00 am

Students currently enrolled in our 3-year old program have priority registration for the 2024-25 school year.

Payment Plan

Please note: no refunds will be granted after August 1, 2024

Payments can be made by cash, check or credit card at the Tinley Park-Park District. Credit card payments can also be made via the ONLINE REGISTRATION portal on the Tinley Park-Park District website at 

A $10.00 non-refundable service fee is included for those using the Payment Plan.

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